GATEHOUSE AT KIRKSTALL ABBEY (ABBEY HOUSE FOLK MUSEUM)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1256646
Date first listed:
26-Sep-1963
Date of most recent amendment:
11-Sep-1996
Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE AT KIRKSTALL ABBEY (ABBEY HOUSE FOLK MUSEUM), ABBEY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE AT KIRKSTALL ABBEY (ABBEY HOUSE FOLK MUSEUM), ABBEY ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 25961 36293

Details

LEEDS

SE2536 ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall 714-1/18/886 (North side (off)) 26/09/63 Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey House Folk Museum) (Formerly Listed as: ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall (North side) Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey Museum))

GV II*

Gatehouse, now museum. C12, with later additions, altered early C20. Coursed squared gritstone, stone slate roofs. 3 bays deep, wide rib-vaulted passage. Upper rooms reached by a stone newel staircase on SW corner. Additions made up to the Dissolution, after which it was converted to a dwelling house. A C15/16 wing to SW; 2 storeys, 2- and 3-light arched windows with stone mullions, tracery and cusped heads. Additions of early C20 to NW in Tudor style with tall corniced chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SE2596136290

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
464677
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04313/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Karran. Source Historic England Archive
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